August 8 - August 23

Quilt Gardens Ride

2020
Ride the distance.
Physical or Virtual.
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The Quilt Gardens Bike Ride benefits Cancer Resources of Elkhart County. Ride with us to advocate healthy and safe cycling throughout our beautiful county.

Be A Fundraiser

Bring awareness to the cause and raise funds for support.
Dedicate your ride and register for FREE. Receiving pledges totaling $100+ earns your event t-shirt.
Bike Elkhart County shares proceeds of the Quilt Gardens Ride with Cancer Resources of Elkhart County.
Approved Bicycle Helmets are required to participate.
Riders 16 and under must be accompanied by a responsible adult.
Ride Routes

Choose Your Challenge

30 Mile Route

Elkhart to Goshen
Relaxing scenic ride by the famous Quilt Gardens traveling from Elkhart to Goshen along the Green Way and Maplehart paths.

Choose A Starting Point

Elkhart

or

Goshen

or

Virtual


30 Mile Route

Goshen to Middlebury
Ride to and from the Quilt Gardens venturing from Goshen to Middlebury twisting along the Pumpkinvine Nature Trail.

Choose A Starting Point

Goshen

or

Middlebury

or

Virtual


50 Mile Route

Ride the Quaker Trace
You and the road on this peaceful, beautiful route by the quilt gardens in Elkhart, Goshen, Middlebury, and Bristol.

Choose A Starting Point

Goshen

or

Middlebury

Elkhart

or

Virtual


100 Mile Route

Maximum Quilt Garden Exposure
You, the road, your bike, and as many quilt gardens you can get to safely.

Choose A Starting Point

Goshen

or

Middlebury

Elkhart

or

Virtual


The Virtual Option

Registrants have the option to ride the QGR virtually this year.
If you so choose, you may ride any of the available QGR routes on your smart trainer or stationary bike. We've created route videos that you can follow along with as you complete your ride.

30 Miles

Video Available August 8th

50 Miles

Video Available August 8th

100 Miles

Video Available August 8th

Physical Route Locations

Choose your start and end point for the ride.
For your convenience, each physical ride route has a designated start and end point. However, if you would like to modify your start and end point on the route, please feel free to.

Elkhart

First Presbyterian Church

Goshen

Abshire Park

Middlebury

Krider Gardens

#QGRIDE T-Shirt
All paid ride registrants will receive their event t-shirt after the conclusion of the event. T-Shirts will be delivered to your local bike shop of choice or shipped to participants outside of the area.
2020 Quilt Gardens Ride T-Shirt

Frequently Asked Questions

We've got the answers.

Community Partners

Lincoln Avenue Cycling

Pumpkinvine Cyclery

Golden Bear Bikes

Family Bicycle Center Inc.

House of Bicycles